Diminutive guard K.J. Maura was the straw that stirred the drink; Joe Sherburne knocked down more big shots than Robert Horry; Arkel Lamar and Jourdan Grant provided major sparks; Daniel Akin did the dirty work, and Nolan Gerrity was the ever-important dancing maniac providing the energy off the bench.
What a group.
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Issue 250: December 2018 / January 2019